Author Archives: Jim Baker

We Miss You Cowboy

Last year I received a phone call from Jimmie.  Through tears he told me that our friend Cowboy had passed.  I remember sitting later in Jimmie’s lawn and our friend Ben came by and we all kind of stared at nothing together.  I met Cowboy for the first time when he was speaking at a […]

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Gently Instruct and Keep Learning

Don’t take for granted what you’ve been taught. Not everyone has had the same privilege to learn what you know. As I wrote this thought down this morning, I felt like the Lord spoke “gently instruct” to my mind and so I looked up that phrase knowing it was in the Bible.  Here it is. […]

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Bowling With A 9 y/o Homeless Kid

Another Friday had rolled around, this was going to be my last time hanging out with B.  (Read part 1 here.)   before we left.  I wanted to take him to a movie, because I didn’t think he probably got to go to the movies very much.  I picked up Ben at the YWAM base and […]

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My Day With A 9 Y/O Homeless Kid

A couple weeks ago, a woman, we’ll call her Ms. E, at church came up to me while we were cleaning up church and asked me what we were doing while we were here. I told her a bit of what we were doing. She went on to tell me she has been spending some […]

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UNDER CONSTRUCTION

Do you remember when angelfire was the webhosting platform and everyone had an animated gif of a yellow road sign that said under construction? Anyway, we’re working with Bryan Switalski from SWISSCO to give jimjessbaker.com a facelift.  And we’re going to be working on releasing some great new content soon too So if you stop […]

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Jesus Thinks This Homeless Guy Is Amazing

Last night I made it down to Waikiki for the first time in quite a few weeks. I got there a bit late and they were already handing out pizza.  I greeted Like and we chatted a bit.  RK and Like just celebrated an anniversary so we chatted about their visit to a hipster Mexican […]

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Some New Music I’ve Been Enjoying

I heard a song on the radio last night.  I recognized the guy’s voice from another song I heard previously and remember enjoying, but I didn’t know who it was. I sensed anointing as he sung and thought, these guys have to be Christians.  Jess told me to turn it up so that we could […]

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Great Free Bible Resource

  I’m reading and listening to the book of Joshua right now.  Some people love this book, but to me it’s a little boring.  A lot of names of places, and kings, and people groups… oh history books. I am sensing the consistency of God’s character though, the feeling of being up against impossible odds […]

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